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La Cantina de Diego

Callejon de Ricarda, 1 | Callejón de Ricarda, 2, 18193 Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
+34 958 30 37 58
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (2 reviews)
“green beans” (3 reviews)
“local food” (2 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Callejon de Ricarda, 1 | Callejón de Ricarda, 2, 18193 Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
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Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Stopped here seeking a refreshing drink after our hike, and ended up staying for a delicious lunch. We shared an order of mussels and the seafood special- both were excellent. There was tasty house- made olive oil for the bread, too. Not a place for...More

Thank eat_hike_love
Reviewed 8 December 2016

The restaurant has an atmospheric interior with many locoal guests. The ingredients of the food are mostly regional and organic. They are prepared in an excellent way.

Thank Dieter T
dhiguer, Propietario at La Cantina de Diego, responded to this reviewResponded 17 March 2017
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

A charming restaurant run by a charming mother and daughter where you eat good local food at a good local price. We are going back in the spring for artichoke season. CAN'T WAIT!

Thank leslie P
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were recommended this restaurant by our hotel that did not do food on Sunday evenings. Good atmosphere, nice people but 8 euros for a tomato salad? Don't think so. Food was alright - liked the bottles vegetables, but at the end of the night...More

Thank ns247
Reviewed 18 October 2015

La Cantina de Diego is a charming little restaurant in the hills above Granada. We enjoyed our meal sat on the terrace as the sun set. The staff are the nice and the food is good - tasty, simple Spanish dishes - but not great;...More

Thank jamiddlebrook
Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

Gorgeous little restaurant with great local dishes with the chef's own spin. Portions were large and the waitress recommended we order two starts and a main to share. We started with the mussels in garlic and green beans with jamon (both daily specials) and ended...More

Thank marleneavenue
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

A little bit more expensive than some others nearby but worth it. The service on arriving was excellent and we were made to feel very welcome. Menu is small but good options. A good wine list. I ordered the sirloin with duck, it was cooked...More

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We walked here for dinner while staying at La Almunia del Valle hotel, up the lane. We got caught in a heavy rain shower but the staff came to our rescue with clean towels and a hairdryer so we could dry off. We had a...More

2  Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 4 April 2015

My daughter and I went to Granada for the Easter weekend. We were steered to this restaurant by a review in the Michelin guide. Although we were at the Alhambra Palace Hotel, about 15 minutes away by car, we decided to make the trip to...More

3  Thank Rafika816
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Excellent steak. Nice place just in front the Monachil river. Service was good. Don't miss their famous Marcelina cake for desserts.

1  Thank RatonesColoraos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:30 PM - 12:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Callejon de Ricarda, 1 | Callejón de Ricarda, 2, 18193 Monachil, Sierra Nevada National Park, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Andalucia  >  Province of Granada  >  Sierra Nevada National Park  >  Monachil
  • Phone Number: +34 958 30 37 58
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